General information

Job Title
MCTC Maintenance Technician
Ref #
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
United Kingdom
Business area
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
Sheffield Prost

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a multi skilled / electrical Maintenance Technician to join our Composites Technology Centre located in Sheffield, on a permanent basis.

Principal Accountabilities

In this role, you will be responsible for delivering effective and efficient reactive, preventative and predictive maintenance. You will also be responsible for improvements, installations, inspections, documentation, fault finding and other engineering tasks. Therefore, you will be an experienced fault finder on electrical, mechanical and fluid power systems with a good grasp of preventative maintenance processes.

You will ensure that your activities comply with health, safety and environmental requirements. You will establish and develop successful working relationships with a network of local and international suppliers. You will work with contracting resources and OEM’s to perform a variety of tasks. You will be supporting Research and Development work on future models by providing support, ideas and bespoke items required to develop new processes. You will monitor and react to feedback from equipment monitoring systems.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Essential Experience:

Electrical: Fault finding, Testing, Installation, Inspection, Functional Testing. Component replacement and all other activities linked to electrical maintenance

Mechanical: All mechanical tasks on site ranging from belt changes to motor installs

Hydraulics: Fault finding, Component replacement, inspection and testing

Preferential Experience:

Robotics: Fault finding and Re-Programming, Maintenance, Servo-drive related tasks and inspections.

PLC’s: Siemens service experience preferred.

You will have proficient experience in Engineering and Maintenance ideally gained within a manufacturing environment. You will have experience working with Computerised Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) included in this should be spares, consumables and equipment management.

Personal Attributes

We recognise that to be as good at people as we are cars, we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees.  It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.

To succeed in this role you will need to be a real self starter with a conscientious approach to quality of work. Attention to detail is critical with no half measures